Nelmer John Weber
Dec. 27, 1936 — Nov. 11, 2016

Nelmer John WeberNelmer John Weber of Ottawa died at his home on Friday, November 11, 2016, with his family by his side at the age of 79. Nelmer was born in Highland on December 27, 1936, the son of Renzie and Emma (Erickson) Weber.

On June 29, 1957, he married June Phillips. Nelmer worked for 40 years at Quality Aluminum Casting Company in Waukesha. He loved socializing, farming, playing cards and snowmobiling with his family and friends.

He will be sadly missed by his wife of 59 years, June; his children, Donna (Lee) Hopkins, Rick (Dawn) Weber and Lori (Tom) Stellpflug; his grandchildren, Matt (Kristina) Hopkins, Kurt (friend Jeanette Moriter) Hopkins, (the late) Nichole Weber, Katie Weber, Kristine (Nick) Belland, Jacob (Kelsee) Stellpflug, Kyla (Zach) Wenger, Brandon and Chelsea Boesel; his great-grandchildren, Lily and Baby Hopkins, Hudson Stellpflug and Sawyer Belland; his brothers and sisters, Joseph (Ellen) Weber, Mike (Rita) Weber, Alvina (Stanley) Phillips, Ardella (Kenny) Olson; and nieces, nephews, many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Renzie and Emma Weber; brothers, Norman and LaVerne Weber; and sisters, Isabella Rakow, Bernice Brennum and Rosie Phillips.

Funeral services for Nelmer will be today, November 15, at 2:00PM at Thelen Funeral Services, W309-S4840 Commercial Drive, Genesee (northwest corner of highways 59 and 83) with the Rev. Scott Leannah officiating. Visitation will be held today from 11:00AM until the time of services.

Memorial contributions in Nelmer’s name may be directed to ProHealth Care Home Hospice  (

Thelen Funeral Services of Genesee/North Prairie is honored to be assisting the Weber family. For further information or to sign the online guest registry, please go to